Tech gala set
"Starry, Starry Night," an annual fund-raising gala to benefit the
Excellence Through Technology Campaign of Delaware Technical & Community
College, Owens Campus, will be Saturday, April 15.
The event will include a reception, dinner, champagne dessert and
concert by Quin Tango, a world-renowned quintet of two violins, cello,
bass and piano playing unique arrangements of tango music.
Tickets are $50 per person; $30 is tax-deductible. For details, call
855-1600, Ext. 9620.
Easter eggs can be ordered
Christ Lutheran Church, Seaford, is selling homemade Easter eggs.
Peanut butter, coconut cream and butter cream are the flavors available.
Price is $2.50 each.
To place an order call 875-0514 or 629-9751, before April 13.
Adult Plus+ plans trips
The following excursion is sponsored by the Adult Plus+ program at
Delaware Technical & Community College, Owens Campus:
April 16 - to the Kennedy Center for a tribute by Liza Minelli
to her father, Vincente Minelli, master of the movie musical. Included
will be songs from "Meet Me In St. Louis, "Ziegfield Follies," "An
American in Paris" and "Gigi." Cost for Adult Plus members is $100;
general public, $105.
For more information, or to register, call Adult Plus+ at 856-5618.
With the play, a little dinner
Possum Point Players (PPP) will premiere a dinner theater at Possum
Hall in Georgetown, for the Saturday, April 29, performance of their
spring musical "Man of La Mancha."
The meal will be prepared by Bonnie Reeves, Mary Ann Hook and Louise
Hartzell, assisted by their husbands, Lou, Al and Jim, respectively.
The cost of the dinner theater will be $30 a person and the main entree
will be the chicken in filo dough that was so popular when PPP served
it in Millsboro. Tickets for the musical only will be $13 with the
customary $2 discount on Sunday matinees for students and senior citizens.
Season ticket holders who wish to attend the dinner theater will be
charged an additional $17 since this dinner theater is not part of
the original season.
The show will open on Friday, April 28, at 8 p.m. On Saturday, April
29, doors for dinner theater patrons will open at 6 p.m., with dinner
served at 7 p.m. The show will follow immediately after dinner (at
The show on Sunday, April 30, will be at 2 p.m. Closing weekend will
be Friday, Saturday and Sunday, May 5, 6, and 7. Show times will be
8 p.m., 8 p.m., and 2 p.m., respectively.
Anyone interested in purchasing tickets may call PPP's ticketline
at (302) 856-4560.
to help scholarships
The Miss Delaware and Miss Eastern Shore organizations will host a
golf tournament to benefit their scholarship funds Friday, May 5,
at the Marsh Island Golf Club in Lewes.
The event will begin at 1 p.m. It will be shotgun in a four-man scramble
format. Prizes will be awarded for holes-in-one and longest drives.
In addition, door prizes will be awarded.
A box lunch will be served from 11:30 until tee-off, and a dinner
will follow the tournament. Additional dinner tickets may be purchased
for $12 each until May 1.
The field is limited to 25 four-person teams. Reservations are due
For more information, contact Bill Pusey at 934-6688.
College to host luncheon
A luncheon to mark Administrative Office Professionals' Day will be
held at Delaware Technical & Community College, Georgetown, Wednesday,
April 26. Dr. Michael Hudson, will deliver a talk called, "I Can Do
Anything-If I Just Get Out of My Own Way."
Cost is $26. To register, call 854-6966.
CHEER-ful social planned
The CHEER Community Center will host a wine and cheese social Thursday,
April 27, 3 to 5 p.m. in the lobby of the new facility at the intersection
of US 9 and Sand Hill Road in Georgetown. For more information, call
Democrats' fashion show set
The Sussex County Women's Democrat Club's sixth annual fashion show
will be Thursday, May 25, at Sussex Pines Country Club in Georgetown.The
luncheon will begin at 11:30 a.m. The fashions will be from Cullum's
Apparel of Georgetown.
Chairwoman is Jane W. Horn. Ticket chairwoman is Pat Farley and decorating
chairwoman is Suzanne Layton. For details, contact Pay Farley at 226-9044.
Screen savers help children
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Delaware is holding a fund-raiser to support
the thousands of children it serves at the 13 Boys & Girls Clubs in
Delaware. The clubs are selling screen savers for $10 that display
tranquil scenes of Delaware on any computer screen. Each screen saver
will alternate a series of professional photographs of Delaware, donated
by local photographer, Kevin Fleming.
To inquire about "Save your screen and 15,000 kids" or to purchase
a screen saver, call the B&GCD at (302) 658-1870 or visit the Web
site at www.bgclubs.org. Large corporate orders are also accepted.